The New Arab Weekly: Turkish elections, Iran embassy strike, aid workers attacked in Gaza



05 April, 2024

This we on The New Arab Weekly we look at the recent legislative elections in Turkey, which proved difficult for Erdogan, the Israeli airstrike on the Iranian embassy in Damascus, and the killing of seven aid workers in Gaza. 

We were joined by The New Arab's Opinion's Editor, Nadine Talaat (@nadine_talaat) and journalist and reporter Oliver Mizzi (@OllyMizzi99). 

Our picks for this week:

Why criticism of Israel is so rare in Azerbaijan

The US' Red Sea strategy has failed to deter the Houthis

Can the Jordan protest movement force a divorce with Israel?

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